The sun streams in to the open and spacious interior at BlueCross Western Gardens, with its modern fittings and tasteful décor. Recently redeveloped, Western Gardens boasts generous-sized rooms, several common lounges with self-serve kitchenettes and flat-screen televisions, a library, central climate control, large courtyards and a perimeter garden.
All rooms are single and come fitted with:
- Telephone and television connection
- Hydronic heating
- Ceiling fans
Rooms either have views or access to sunny courtyards or boundary gardens.
A focus on leisure and lifestyle at Western Gardens ensures every resident is occupied with relaxing and stimulating activities that suit their individual preferences yet encourage social engagement.
Some of the features of the program:
- Light exercise classes
- Garden club
- Group outings
- In-house entertainment
- Bird watching
- Tending the vertical herb and vegetable gardens
On quiet days residents can read a novel in the comprehensive library or take a stroll around the peaceful, landscaped courtyards through to the garden. The Rose Bowl Lounge is a hive of activities like crafts and bingo, and has a cosy gas-log fireplace that draws residents in winter.
Also available onsite on a fee-for-service basis:
The menu at Western Gardens is comprised on the belief that eating should always be an enjoyable experience.
Both registered nurses and qualified care workers comprise the staff at Western Gardens. Their primary goal is to help elderly people maintain their independence and dignity in a safe environment.
Respite services are available to offer stressed families temporary low-level care.